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Tuscan Wine School in Florence

Address: Via de' Bardi 23r, 50125 Florence, Italy
Phone Number: 0552344142
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Ranked #17 of 326 Activities in Florence
Type: Classes/Workshops, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: At the Tuscan Wine School in Florence you can take a short wine Tasting class any day of the week...
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Type: Classes/Workshops, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: At the Tuscan Wine School in Florence you can take a short wine Tasting class any day of the week. We offer concise 1 hour and 2 hour wine tastings with 3 or 6 of Italy's best wines. Situated just a few minutes' walk from the Ponte Vecchio, learn about Tuscany's wines, how to taste and what to look for - in a beautiful and fun environment.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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123 reviews 123 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I booked a class for my husband and I a few days into our trip and am so happy we did this. We learned a whole of info about Italian wines, in a very fun environment. And along the way got to know the other folks in class with us. Each of the wines tasted was clearly picked for specific... More 

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San Marcos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We took the longer wine-tasting class on our first day in Italy because we wanted some background information on the wines we'd be seeing on the menus. This class was exactly what we were hoping for -- we learned about the different wines of the region, what sets them apart from each other, the grading system, and what pairs well... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

This was one of our favorite days/tours that we did in Europe. Everyone was very nice and the wine was exceptional; for the money it is hands down the best deal.. The lunch was great too! My husband and I brought home 6 bottles from the wineries.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

My husband and I took a class with our daughter who was studying in Florence. We all had a great time. We learned a lot about the wines of the region and enjoyed tasting several of them. The lecture was lively and very entertaining, with lots of great information. We felt much more knowledgeable ordering wine in Florence after this... More 

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The Tuscan wine school was only the beginning of our four day wine tasting tour. The instructor was lovely and funny. In two hours time we learned so much about the region and it's wines. We love to tell our friends and family the story of the "Black Rooster", something you'll learn all about in the class. Included in class... More 

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Shelton, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The class we attended had a great selection of wines to introduce us to the wines of Tuscany. Sofia was personable and knowledgeable and engaged all the participants. It was a great way to start our tours of the region. We highly recommend this class and the tours they offer as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Excellent lecture. Excellent wine. The lecture was in English. No wine was offered for sale. Located in the center of old Florence.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This activity taught me how to discern a good wine. Importantly I learnt about the Italian system of classifying wines. We had a fun time.

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Menlo Park, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

A great way to get the lowdown on Tuscan wines! We sampled six excellent vintages and discovered some new tipples that we'll try at home.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

From the minute we began our wine tour with Rebecca, it was wonderful. Besides being knowledgeable about the wines, she knows the area so well and she interacts with participants so well. Her time in Tuscany has given her contacts that allowed us to see things we might not have. Her interpersonal skills made me feel comfortable right away. I... More 

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